Affordable Linux Netbook from the Australian Agora

Mar 18, 2009

The Agora netbook from Kogan Technologies could be considered the most affordable netbook out of Australia. Availability starts in April 2009 at a price of merely AU$499.

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OpenSUSE Struggles with Hardware Problems

Mar 11, 2009

Due to a breakdown in storage array, some openSUSE servers were unavailable yesterday, including download.opensuse.org.

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Gartner: EMEA Server Market Shrinking

Mar 09, 2009

The Gartner market research firm attests that the server market in Europe, the Middle East and Asia (EMEA) has shrunk by 9.2% in the fourth quarter of 2008 compared to the same quarter the previous year.

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CeBIT 2009: Intel Announces 32-Nanometer Chip

Mar 04, 2009

Intel's Christian Morales presented plans for production of their new 32-nanometer chip at the CeBIT 2009 in Hannover. The faster, smaller and more energy-efficient chip should secure U.S. jobs for some time to come.

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Freescale Plans Reference Design for Linux ARM Netbooks

Feb 26, 2009

When will power-saving and affordable ARM netbooks become available? Freescale Semiconductor has ventured into an advanced standard, albeit with their homegrown i.MX515 chip.

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Dell challenges Psion's claim to Netbooks

Feb 25, 2009

Since the end of 2008, Psion has actively defended its copyright of the term netbook, with some success. Now Dell has issued court papers disputing the claim.

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Microsoft Loses $435 Million in Netbooks

Feb 23, 2009

According to current figures from Netbookdigest.com, Microsoft has lost $435,000,000 over the last year in netbook sales.

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Xandros Unveils Linux for Freescale Netbooks

Feb 16, 2009

Xandros has launched an ARM based Linux version for netbooks and Mobile Internet Devices at the Mobile World Congress in Spain's Barcelona.

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